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Modi meets Jordan King HIGHLIGHTS: Fight against terrorism not related to religion but mindset of youth, says PM

Following the bilateral meeting between PM Modi and King Abdullah II Ibn Al-Hussein, King of Jordan, 12 documents were exchanged in the areas of defence, culture, health and many others.

Jordan's king on rare visit to Ramallah: Palestinians

It will be the first visit since December 2012 by Abdullah, whose country is custodian of Muslim holy sites in Jerusalem, to the Palestinian political capital in the Israeli-occupied West Bank.


Jordan's king King Abdullah II vows 'harsh' war against Islamic State militant group

Jordan is part of a US-led military alliance that has been bombing IS targets in Syria for nearly 5 months.

Christian Jordan woman sues employer over head covering

A christian Jordanian woman said Sunday she is suing her Gulf Arab employer for arbitrary dismissal after she refused a new dress code forcing her to cover her head.

Jordan's king to give lawmakers a say in Cabinet

Under the current system,King Abdullah II has sole power to appoint all Cabinet members.

Jordan’s king shuffles cabinet

King Abdullah II approved a cabinet shuffle on Saturday that brought in a number of new officials,notably the interior minister.


Jordan king’s car attacked with bottles

A Jordanaian security official said the motorcade of King Abdullah II has been attacked with empty bottles and stones during a visit to a southern town.

Jordan's king bows to demand for elected Cabinets

Pro-democracy protests in the Arab country are demanding greater political say in this key US ally.

Supporters of Jordan's king take to streets

Pro-monarchy supporters took to the streets,against protesters demanding political reforms.

Jordan 'explosive' as Islamists reject govt dialogue proposal

Four Muslim Brotherhood leaders invited to join the talks have refused to take part.

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Jordan's King Abdullah II receives ceremonial welcome by PM Modi, President Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhavan

King Abdullah II bin Al-Hussein of Jordan, who is on the last leg of his three-day visit to the country, will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Hyderabad House on Thursday.